Helping America's Most Vulnerable

News and Events

  • April 24, 2017

    Major League Baseball Players Announce Scholarship Winners

    News Release: Major Leaguers Celebrate National Volunteer Week by Awarding $40,000 in College Scholarships to High School Action Team Captains Students from 11 different states recognized for their leadership and commitment to helping their neighbors in need. Four of the 20 winners are from Maine, Two from Brunswick High School

  • April 1, 2017

    Celebration thanks Let's Eat program

    SACO — Since 2009, the Let's Eat program has helped seniors at Paul Hazelton House put fresh food on the table. Paul Hazelton House is an affordable senior housing program run by Volunteers of America, Northern New England. The agency, with the help of community partners, through its Let's Eat program provides the 66 residents with a bag of groceries once a month that includes meat and fresh fruit and vegetables.

  • March 24, 2017

    Camp POSTCARD: Giving Kids a Camp Experience and a New Look at Law Enforcement

    Bangor Daily News, by Kristine Millard: Every summer since 1994, law enforcement officers from around the state have exchanged their uniforms for shorts and t-shirts to spend a week in an unlikely role: camp counselors.

  • March 22, 2017

    Smoothie Tuesday, Thanks Juice Plus!

    At the Maine Coastal Regional Reentry Center (MCRRC) in Belfast, Maine, everyone looks forward to "Smoothie Tuesday"